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Henry Ward's monument Mount Hope Cemetery

Geology of Mount Hope Cemetery

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September 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

A geologist leads this fascinating tour revealing how the glaciers formed the dramatic landscape of Mount Hope. Guide: Professor Rory Cottrell, U of R Degree of walking difficulty: Purchase Tickets *Tickets for each theme tour will be available approximately one month before the tour date.

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Public Tours: North Section

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September 25 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

This foundational tour is a 90-minute walk of approximately a mile on both paved roads and uneven terrain. This includes the graves of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass, topics of local history, horticulture, geology, architecture, monument symbolism, and more. NOTE: Tours are not always kept to paved paths. We recommend comfortable walking shoes, not […]

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Restoration Committee

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September 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Mischief, Murder and Mayhem Tour at Mount Hope Cemetery

Mischief, Murder and Mayhem

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October 1 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Meet some permanent residents who bent, broke, or enforced the law, or whose lives met an unfortunate or grisly end. Guide: Dennis Carr Degree of walking difficulty: Purchase Tickets *Tickets for each theme tour will be available approximately one month before the tour date.

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Public Tours: North Section

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October 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

This foundational tour is a 90-minute walk of approximately a mile on both paved roads and uneven terrain. This includes the graves of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass, topics of local history, horticulture, geology, architecture, monument symbolism, and more. NOTE: Tours are not always kept to paved paths. We recommend comfortable walking shoes, not […]

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MVP Tour – Olmstead and the Origins of the Parks Movement

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October 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

MVP tour given by Tour Guide Dennis Carr. This tour is not open to the public.

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